TRENTON – Gov. Chris Christie unveiled a $29.4 billion state budget Tuesday that slashes funding for health and senior services by 15 percent and environmental protection by 10 percent.
PERTH AMBOY — The former City Business Administrator who served under ex-Mayor Joe Vas is seeking election to a seat on the nine-member Board of Education.
PISCATAWAY – The Diocese of Metuchen will host a talk on What the Bible Says About Women on Thursday, Feb. 24 at 7 p.m. in the St. John Neumann Pastoral Center, 146 Metlars Lane in Piscataway.
RAHWAY — The Union County Homicide Task Force is investigating Monday’s fatal shooting of a Rahway man, Prosecutor Theodore J. Romankow announced.
STATE – MoveOn.org is organizing a nationwide protest against Republicans—and some Democrats—who are campaigning to cut billions if dollars from health care, education, and science programs in the proposed federal budget on Thursday. Two events are planned in Union County:…
STATE – The New Jersey State AFL-CIO is planning a rally at the Trenton State House on Friday to show support for Wisconsin workers.
Jason Condit is a sweet little 7-year-old boy who needs your help. One day he was having fun at school and the next day he was diagnosed with stage 4 cancer. It happened that fast.
When a Star-Ledger reporter asked him to respond to a statement by Assemblyman Joe Cryan of Union on Friday, Gov. Chris Christie said, “Being called ‘disgusting’ by Joe Cryan of Union is high praise. High praise. If anybody should know disgusting, it’s Joe Cryan.”
CRANFORD – On Wednesday, Feb. 23, in observation of Black History Month, Union County College will present the annual Douglass Lincoln Lecture. This year’s lecture will be given by renowned author, James T. Patterson.